The premiere of the new season of the animated series “Arthur” moved us all, not only because the animated series of PBS returned for its season 22, but because Mr. Ratburn finally got the happy ending he deserves.
In the episode “Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone “, the character of the third grade teacher marries another male character, which has left us all crying with happiness.
“It’s a whole new world!” Says one of the students after the wedding.
On Twitter, fans of the show quickly expressed their surprise.
— Q. Allan Brocka (@allanbrocka) May 13, 2019
— Toon Skribblez (@ToonSkribblez) May 13, 2019
Congratulations Mr. Ratburn! 🌈🐀https://t.co/8ejkwU1sfU
— GLAAD (@glaad) May 14, 2019